Presenters: Cait Carroll, BCBA Lilane Suarez, BCBA Chritina Morales, BCBA Adam Ventura, BCBA Gabriella Nelson, BCBA Dr. Megan DeLeon, BCBA-D
Because the ones who are crazy enough to change the world, are the ones who do. (Apple Inc., “Think Different,”, 1997). “In the field of ABA there are a small percentage of individuals who have taken the road less traveled and ventured into entrepreneurship. The act of entrepreneurship requires a unique repertoire of behaviors and the ability to delay gratification to yield a larger set of reinforcers. In this panel, our panelists will share the behaviors they have engaged in to create a sustainable business. In addition, the panel will share strategies in starting up a successful business along with managing the day-to-day ups and downs. The panelists will share how they use advanced behavior analytic principals and OBM strategies to yield returns on their investment in time and money. The panelists will leave learning lessons of success and failure of six ABA entrepreneurs.